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SHEEP. A wether more than a year old. 4 Car. & Payne, 216; 19 Eng. Com. Law Rep. 331, S. C.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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TEAM PLAYER Ben Williams and (below) Gareth Southgate exits the Sheep Dip at Marines HQ last summer
Many Welsh shepherds on sheep farms have succumbed to what is termed as "sheep dip syndrome" over the years.
He added: "We think he got this parasite in North Wales by jumping into some sheep dip.
As an incentive to buy Pfizer products such as sheep dip, he said the farmers could get free samples of Viagra.
Deposited with her British best friend Holly at Uncle Alex's sheep farm for a month-long work/study program, Emily learns everything she NEVER wanted to learn about sheep and more, including the definition of "sheep dip." After only one day in Scotland, Emily learns the most important lesson--she's not cut out for sheep farming.
At the maze's core is a squalid, oil-soaked garage-mechanic's office--among the detritus here, an abandoned biker jacket, an empty bottle of scotch (Sheep Dip brand), an army field phone, and a 1991 tabloid trumpeting the start of the Gulf War.
"We think the BBC have dropped themselves in the sheep dip on this," he says.
The first OP sheep dip had been authorised in 1972 and sales peaked in 1984: OP products accounted for some 95% of the entire sheep dip market before 1993/4, falling to 60% then and continuing to decrease.
Having escaped the sheep dip of her recent presenting stint on Flockstars, Gabby Logan is back, this time with Let's Play Darts for Sports Relief (BBC2).
Ms Morden said: "I know my constituent well and I am absolutely convinced, having gone through his case in great detail, that his health condition was caused by exposure to sheep dip. I think the link is too clear."
AN old sheep dip is one of the features of Little Nook, a Grade II listed property which dates back to the late 1600s.
Participants will be invited to take on obstacles such as the Pond Plunge, Subterranean Sewer and Cargo Net Valley before making their way through the Gosforth Grunge, climbing up the Gauntlet and over the Hay Bale Hair Raiser before getting a dunking at the Sheep Dip.